Category Archives: Rugby

Rams overcome Canucks in Alberta Cup clash

The Rams took the top position in the Alberta Cup with a win over city rivals, Canucks at Calgary Rugby Union Park on Saturday. The Canucks opened the scoring after less than two minutes with a play from the first … Continue reading

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High flying action by the Calgary Canucks

    Place the turf a couple of hundred metres or so to the west and the pitch would lie right below the flight path of the Calgary International Airport (YYC). So with tongue completely in cheek, I can say, … Continue reading

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Nick Taylor scores on his senior debut with the Canucks

Calgary Rugby Union, like the rest of Calgary, was a pretty wet place on Saturday. By game time, the rain was still driving hard and the nicely functional wet weather gear made by ThinkTank was on my cameras to take … Continue reading

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Prairie Wolf Pack go down to high flying RAF

The Prairie Wolf Pack got in two early tries from Grant Cowell (Calgary Rams) and Ruairi O’Farrell (Calgary Canucks) and, despite a responding try by the Royal Air Force (RAF) winger SAC Ryan Crowley and two good penalty kicks from … Continue reading

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Canucks pick up the points in Edmonton against Leprechaun Tigers

Ollie White thought he had the try in the bag but some leprechaun hands had other ideas and held the ball up. Just one moment of action from the Calgary Canucks (Divison 2) game against the Leprechaun Tigers at Ellerslie … Continue reading

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Lewis Carmichael scores on his debut for Scotland against Canada

I don’t believe any survey was conducted at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta for the international rugby game last night but its fair to say-from the singing of Flower of Scotland, the tartan tones in the terraces, and the … Continue reading

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Canucks score high over Druids

A double set of games at Calgary Rugby Union between Calgary Canucks and Strathcona Druids resulted in handsome wins for the home Divison 1 and Division 2 teams. In the first match, the Canucks ran in eight tries, including scores … Continue reading

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